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The Brevity of Life

A monk attired in traditional robes crouches on the ground and writes in a book. This book represents the Bible and the Word of God. In the hands of an Apostle, the book represents the New Testament. Next to him is a twisting tree trunk, which symbolizes the brevity of life.

The Brevity of Life

The Brevity of Life

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